Odense, Denmark: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Odense, Denmark? If you're planning to go to Odense, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Odense, Denmark

Based on the climate and weather in Odense, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Odense, Denmark by month

January

In January, Odense can be brisk, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

This is also a rainy time for Odense, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat

February

If you go to Odense in February, you will notice that it is frigid, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly and snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof coat

March

If you go to Odense in March, you will notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella

April

In April, Odense is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Odense, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear

May

May in Odense is chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Rain coat

June

In June, Odense is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Odense, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat

July

If you visit Odense during July, you are likely to find that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella

August

In August, Odense is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Odense, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat

September

September in Odense is chilly and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage

October

October in Odense can be very chilly and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear

November

November in Odense can be brisk and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella

December

In December, Odense is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Odense, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 90%. Additionally, it is breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof boots
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Odense, Denmark

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Odense, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, E, F and K
  • A SIM card that works in Odense
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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